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Verbascum bombyciferum 'Silver Lining'

Broussa Mullein, Celsia

Hardy Biennial

Silver leaves, erect fleecy silver stems, heavily studded with cool yellow flowers.

Ideal For:
cottage gardens, wildlife gardens, cut flower garden
Flowering Period:
June, July, August
Sowing Months:
April, May
Position:
full sun
    • 1 packet (500 verbascum seeds)

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    • £1.49
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Sow April to May in trays, pots, etc of good seed compost, 1/16 Inch (1.5mm) deep, in a propagator or warm place to maintain an optimum temperature of 60-65F (15-18C). Germination usually takes 14-30 days.

Transplant seedlings when large enough to handle into 7.5cm (3in) pots. When well rooted, plant 23cm (9in) apart in nursery rows and plant out into final position in autumn or spring 60cm (24in) apart, in full sun.

Prefers a well drained soil.

Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above.

Despatch: Within 24 hours applies to orders placed online from Sunday to Thursday. Orders placed online on Friday or Saturday will be despatched on Monday. Please note that for Bank Holiday weekends, orders placed Friday to Sunday will be despatched on Tuesday.

Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes etc are delivered at the appropriate time for planting and will be stated on the product page or in your order acknowledgement page and email.


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Orders which include any other products will incur a P&P charge of £4.95.
Where an order includes both packets of seeds and other products a maximum P&P charge of £6.90 will apply - regardless of the number of items ordered.


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